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    when i ran the tune up 07 thingy, this was my result


    the hibernation or something like that takes up like a gb of my precious HD. so, is it OK for me to delete all that? what would happen if i do deleted?

    Second question
    when i was on comp a few days ago, i noticed this folder i386 and i'm not quite sure what it is. it's like 1.2 gb in size...


    here is a screenshot of what's inside the folder ordered by file size...


    it looks like just a repeat of what i already have on my comp like quick time and java...
    what is all this stuff:confused:
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    First question: go to Control Panel, Performance and Maintenance, Power Options, Hibernate, and untick the Enable hibernation box. It should disappear.

    Second question: the i386 folder is normally a copy of the Windows installation CD you should've got when you bought the computer. If you got this CD, you're ok to delete the folder; if not, back it up onto CD, because you'll need it just in case Windows goes pear-shaped. In fact, I'd recommend you backed up the folder regardless of whether you delete it, in case Windows goes pear-shaped and you can't access your hard drive.

    Are you really this desperately low on drive space? In an age where 80gb hard drives come at around £40 each, you really shouldn't be, and the i386 folder is a handy thing to have...
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    generalebriety, i think what you mean is in the age where 320GB Hard drives are £50, and 250GB drives are aroud £40.
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    olileauk, I think you mean 500gb for £50 :-p
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    where? *wants to find*

    I can only find a 320GB Seagate/WD for £50, not a 500GB one. Unless I'm looking the the wrong place..
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    well, i'm not really desperate for space, it's just i find extra stuff on my comp to be really annoying

    so r u guys saying that deleting i386 folder is harmless?
    well, i guess i'll burn it to a DVD, and delete the folder;yes;
 
 
 
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